Recently, Alex had decided that it is fun to run away from mama. When I go towards him with a bib, that’s his cue to take off. He runs to the opposite side of the dining room table, then stops … Continue reading
My parents have a dog. We went to their house for Thanksgiving. Luckily for Lucky, it was a warm weekend and he was able to stay outside most of the time. Alex took a liking to chasing Lucky around, even … Continue reading
Alex does not like diaper changes. Most likely because he does not like to be laying on his back for any reason. He rolls onto his tummy the instant I put him down. He dislikes diaper time so much that … Continue reading
When Alex was learning to stand up, he did it an a very creative way. He wasn’t quite able to do it on his own, so he would use a little 1-inch tall plastic cup for that extra inch of … Continue reading
Eric and Alex have a new game. Eric holds our slightly under-inflated yellow playground ball (Jenna’s) and bounces it against Alex’s mouth while Alex makes noise. This results in noises similar to when you hum into a fan. They can … Continue reading
Alex loves going up the steps. He started doing this just a few short weeks after starting to walk, so he was about 10 months old. Now, going up the steps is something to be done at every opportunity. The … Continue reading
Alex took his first unassisted steps today. He’s been “cruising” for a week now, so we knew it was only a matter of time. He’s just over 9 months old.
Alex started feeding himself finger foods this month.
During a visit early in the month, Jenna noticed Alex doing what she called “Daddy Feet”. Alex was sitting in his highchair rotating his feet round and round at the ankle. It’s a habit I’ve noticed Eric doing whenever he’s … Continue reading
Alex stood alone for a few seconds today.